Today I am learning NEW things that are NOT meditating over on Five Full Plates It is a surprise, what I am learning. Yay.
Over here today is our friend The Button. Pressing him takes you to the place to order signed first editions of Backseat Saints from The Alabama Booksmith, and thus [...]
) 1) My marriage is not allowed to drink or vote, but it is sweet and it can drive.
In other words, it turned 16 yesterday. Our kids made us cards. Sam’s featured drawings of molecules on the front cover and said, “Mom, Dad, Unity is important. You have learned it well.”
Smug Lion Is Smug
This is my favorite smug library lion in the whole world. Not that I have seen every library lion…but I know in my heart there is not one to beat him. I just do. Instead of using the random number generator, we could have a single ongoing digital-camera global lion [...]
Congrats to Laurie Meeks and Michelle Pendergrass, who each win a copy of Jennifer McMahon’s hot new paperback release of Dismantled.
Randomness is SO DARN RANDOM that at times it seems absolutely…cleverly planned. The results were so weird that I decided to print screen and clip them out and post the images, because otherwise [...]
It was the cover that got me. The direct gaze of the young girl on the front of the hardback edition. In that version, she’s blonde and the picture has been cut into cubes and put back together slightly wrong, but it’s that same wary, guarded look that speaks of secrets and and a [...]
Hey, California, I could sure use a hand, here…
If you 1) live in the California Bay area, particularly Oakland (especially Piedmont and Montclair) San Leandro, Alameda, Albany, or El Cerrito and if you 2) Feel like doing me a solid, then I could REALLY use your help. Please email me at [...]
Today I am getting my learn on over with the Plates. Heh. Lydia has challenged us all to learn something, and I basically chose something that everyone over there has been yelling at me to do ever since I ripped out my stitches getting on my cussed elliptical too early after surgery.
OOPS the blog went dark! I am not dead. I am just insane. You know, because probably you are insane right now, too. It is the end of the school year, replete with every form of kidly concert and exams and school project and end of year fall-de-loll-de-doodle possible. Backseat Saints launches in three weeks. [...]
This is the Benecio del Toro of turtles. He will kill ALL of you.
1) A Mysterious Fan named “frank” sent me a video message via Monkey Courier. DEAR Lord. SO WEIRD. The urinal background leads me to believe that EITHER this mysterious fan is my favorite author (Frank Turner Hollon), or I need [...]